Tesoro Oil Company

2014 Election Forum
12:48 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Council Seat E Candidates Square Off In Election Forum

David Ure (left) and Sean Wharton, who participated by phone

The candidates running for Summit County Council Seat E discussed some of the challenges presented by the Tesoro Oil pipeline, development problems and Utah legislature. Rick Brough has more.

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Community Forum
6:57 pm
Tue September 23, 2014

Public Form To Discuss Oil Pipeline In Summit County

A seven-member panel will be on tap for a public forum to discuss the proposed Tesoro oil pipeline slated to run through Summit County, carrying an oily crude oil to the refineries in Salt Lake Valley. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Oil Pipeline
6:21 pm
Thu August 14, 2014

Tesoro May Come Around, Says Ure

The Tesoro Pipeline Company may come to agree with Summit County that the best place for the proposed pipeline to transport waxy crude from the Uintah Basin to refineries in Salt Lake is away from the Weber River Corridor. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
2:30 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

Jasper Comes Up With An Agreement With Tesoro Pipelines

The Tesoro Oil Company may have a lawsuit pending against Summit County, but according to County Manager Bob Jasper, they are willing to look at a different alignment for their proposed oil pipeline through the county. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
6:28 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

Tesoro's Response Ends Up Being More Calm

A representative from the Tesoro pipeline company, says the company had to sue Summit County in order to protect its appeal rights, but hopes that a compromise can be worked out in the meantime. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Oil Pipeline
7:00 pm
Wed July 23, 2014

Tesoro Sues County

The Tesoro Pipeline Company has filed a federal lawsuit against Summit County, seeking to nullify the ordinances the county passed in June, attempting to regulate pipeline construction.

The lawsuit filed this week claims the county's new laws intend to impede or prevent Tesoro's proposed pipeline, and it says the ordinances are preempted by federal regulations. Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County Council
11:53 am
Mon July 14, 2014

Brickey Talks About The County's Ordinances For Tesoro

The Summit County Attorney's Office has issued a brief statement, after the Tesoro Oil company objected to the county's recently-enacted ordinances aiming to regulate oil pipelines. Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County Council
2:20 pm
Tue July 8, 2014

Tesoro Unhappy With Summit County's New Ordinances

The Tesoro Oil company isn't happy about the ordinances passed by the Summit County Council two weeks ago, which aim to regulate the impacts of oil pipelines. According to County Manager Bob Jasper, they made their feelings known through their attorneys. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
2:19 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Armstrong Gives Us An Update About The Pipeline

The General Manager for the county's Mountain Regional Water District, Andy Armstrong, says they know that an oil pipeline will be coming through the eastern county. But they hope the alignment can be shifted away from the Weber River Corridor. Rick Brough has more.

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Oil Pipeline
3:03 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

County Pushes To Keep Oil Far From Drinking Water

Summit County Council member David Ure says that he and his colleagues are hoping they can get the planned alignment of the Tesoro oil pipeline moved away from the river corridor in the east county.

Ure says that plan could impact everything from his Kamas Valley community to the Wasatch Front. Rick Brough has more.

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